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What Is A Website URL? (A Simple Video Explanation)

Wondering what the term URL means? A URL – which stands for ‘Unique Resource Locator’ – is, put simply: a web address. It’s a unique identifier for a specific web page on the internet. It’s the string of characters that you see at the top of the page you’re looking at on the internet: the part that (usually) starts with either “http://” or “https://” followed by the domain name, etc. For example, the URL “” points to Google, and the URL of the page you’re reading now is

But enough reading text already! Instead, here’s a very simple visual/video explanation:


Pretty simple!

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